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Iceman and Pyro hook up in new issue of X-Men: Gold comic

X-Men continues to provide LGBTQ representation in its comics.<p>The hit Marvel series has a long history of diverse and inclusive characters. Back in …

Comics

Rainbow Flags Showed Up in Moscow, and They Were Hiding in Plain Sight - them.

Eloi Pierozan Junior, a gay man from a small town in Brazil, was assigned the color yellow. His mission? To walk the streets of Moscow on July 9th …

LGBTQI

10 plays that have shaped LGBTQ+ theatre history | London Evening Standard

In the first half of the 20th century, you could be arrested for staging a gay play. Theatres could be packed and shows sold out, but that wouldn’t …

LGBTQI

‘Steven Universe’ Thrills Fans With Emotional July Story Arc

The “Steven Universe” universe is reeling, hopeful and excited from the season five story arc, with Ruby proposing to Sapphire on the July 4 episode. …

Safe-Space

Steven Universe shows a groundbreaking same-sex marriage proposal

<i>Steven Universe</i> creator Rebecca Sugar has long used her Cartoon Network series as a means of supporting more inclusive storytelling, and she did it …

Same-sex Marriage

NYC Pride Parade Expects 2.5 Million Along New Route

The new route will take the parade past the historic Stonewall Inn before it heads up Fifth Avenue.<p>LOWER MANHATTAN, NY — About 2.5 million people are …

LGBTQI

'Billy Elliot' Canceled in Hungary After Media Claims It Turns Boys Gay

A story on a conservative website called the musical about a male ballet dancer "rampant gay propaganda."

Opera

Aly and AJ on how their music has helped gay fans come out the closet

“It’s amazing that our music has helped fans realise exactly who they are and what they want in life.”<p>As a musical duo, Aly and AJ first slayed our …

What is #droptheb and why should you care?

Members of the LGBT+ community have responded to the ‘biphobic’ calls to drop the B from the LGBT acronym.<p>The movement, which started out on …

Rain Dove plays basketball topless in video to make a statement about Instagram’s nudity rules

Rain Dove has posted a video to Instagram playing a basketball game topless to protest Instagram’s “female nudity” rules.<p>At present, Instagram users …

14 Ways to Get Your LGBTQ+ Pride on AND Support a Good Cause

It's no secret that all sorts of brands like to celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month. Hell, even at POPSUGAR, we're blasting out inspirational spotlights of queer trailblazers all month long. Then you have the rainbow-washed beauty brands, gorgeous multicolor accessories, and all sorts of fun clothing …

LGBTQI

HRC Runs Full-Page Ad Featuring A Sign Businesses Can Display to Show They Are #OpenToAll

Today, HRC published a full-page USA Today ad featuring a sign that businesses across the country can display in their windows to show they are …

One of Japan's most influential businesswomen has revealed she's in a same-sex relationship

Japan is one of the most progressive Asian countries when it comes to LGBTQ rights.<p>Kazuyo Katsuma, one of Japan’s most powerful and influential …

Gay family recognised by state in Ecuador in historic decision

A seven-year-old girl will be registered with both surnames of her two mothers in Ecuador, in a move hailed by campaigners as step forward for the …

BBC criticised after ‘apologising for Demi Lovato’s same-sex dancing’

The BBC has been criticised after appearing to apologise for same-sex content during a performance by Demi Lovato.<p>Appearing at the BBC’s ‘Biggest …

GLAAD set to publish four LGBTQ children's books starting with a gay love story between a prince and a knight

This year we’ve already been treated to a small amount of LGBTQ-inclusive fairytales, including Promised Land and more recently The Prince and the …

Netflix Challenges Trump's Reality With a Show About Jennifer Aniston as the First Female POTUS. Oh Yeah, She's Gay

There’s bad news for tabloid readers who have their hearts set on Jennifer Aniston being pregnant with Brad Pitt’s baby. America’s sweetheart appears …

Photos: LGBT people march for ‘Love and Equality’ at Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2018

Thousands of LGBT people took part in the annual Rainbow Pride parade in Tokyo on Sunday (May 6).<p>Japan is one of the most liberal countries in Asia …

Call Me by My Pronouns: Why Gay Men Call Each Other "Girl"

"Something can both be subversive but also problematic at the same time."<p>The use of she/her pronouns by cisgender gay men, along with words such as …

This Nonbinary Actor on Rise Is Calling for More Trans Representation in Media

We talked with Ellie Desautels about playing a trans character on NBC's Rise, and their advice for trans and nonbinary actors.<p>As a transmasculine …

7 LGBTQ-inclusive television shows to look forward to this year

When it comes LGBTQ-inclusive stories being told on television, we’ve had a great start to the year.<p>We’ve had not one but two seasons of Drag Race, …

Watch Adam Rippon slay RuPaul's Sissy That Walk on Dancing With The Stars

Now sissy that walk!<p>A brand new season of Dancing With The Stars has begun in America, and this time the cast is made up entirely of athletes, …

This short film sums up the fear LGBTQ people feel when kissing their partner in public

You’ll be hard pressed to find an LGBTQ person who hasn’t dealt with the anxiety that comes with showing affection towards their partner in public.<p>On …

From Philadelphia to 120 BPM: the changing face of Aids in film

From the first films made about the crisis in the mid-80s to recent historical dramas charting the epidemic, cinema has given us many noble dramas about Aids, the vast majority of which focus on gay men. Precious (2009) is a notable exception. But too many lack the vital ingredient that makes Robin …

Tom Hanks

John Oliver's Book About Mike Pence's Gay Bunny Will Be In Every Elementary School In Indiana Now

Don't look know, all you residents of the Hoosier State, but your elementary school libraries could soon be stocked with a certain HBO host's debut …

LGBTQI

Northern Ireland same-sex marriage bill passes first stage in House of Lords

Participants pass city Hall as they take part in Belfast's annual Pride parade.<p>Image: Brian Lawless via PA Images<p>Participants pass city Hall as they …

LGBTQI

John Oliver’s Gay Bunny Book Outsells the Pences’

The Pences’ publisher blasted Oliver for politicizing their children’s book. We’ve read Oliver’s version. It is political, but its love-is-love …

Olly Alexander On Why He Chose To Ignore Career Advice And Speak Out About His Sexuality

'We don’t get equality until we all have equality. That is why I continue to speak out.'<p>Olly Alexander has revealed he was advised against speaking …

LGBTQI

8 Feel-Good, Comfort Reads Featuring Lesbians of Color

Here are eight light-hearted books featuring queer women (mostly lesbian) characters of color. Some are YA, some are romance, and one is science …

Jennifer Garner is raising her kids to love in a nontraditional way — and experts say it's a better way to parent

Getty<p><b>Garner plays a supportive mom to a gay son in the new movie "Love, Simon."</b>• <b><br>One of her more memorable scenes is a loving and eloquent speech in</b> …